New specialist nursing care home will create 150 jobs in Wyke, Bradford

4 March 2021

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Our new care home Wykewood, in Bradford, is now recruiting 150 new colleagues including Nurses, Health Care Assistants, Physiotherapists, and Kitchen staff.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a brand new team and shape the success of the service. All new colleagues will take part in a bespoke induction so they can build relationships, and develop their skills and knowledge before the home opens in Spring 2021. 

Search our available roles at Wykewood below:

Hear from Sharon Burton, Wykewood’s Commissioning Home Director

Sharon Burton, Commissioning Home Director, said: “I’m delighted to be opening Exemplar Health Care’s first care home in Bradford – and to be providing 150 jobs for the local area.

“Every one of our care homes provides supportive, welcoming, community-based services which help people to reach their goals. Working in social care can be extremely rewarding, and Exemplar Health Care is already offering stable and secure careers to more than 3,200 people.

“It is extremely rewarding to be able to support 40 local people living with complex health needs and to provide over 150 stable and local jobs.

“From nurses to carers, chefs and cleaners, we are hoping to find new staff members to support us in our aim to make every day better for the people we care for.”

About Wykewood

Conveniently located on Huddersfield Road, near Wyke Park, and with transport links and amenities nearby, Wykewood will support 40 adults living with complex mental health needs, physical disabilities and neuro disabilities, including brain injuries and stroke. The home has four 10-bed units so colleagues will build close relationships with those they support and see the difference they make each and every day.

Wykewood will feature communal spaces for residents and visitors to enjoy, as well as dedicated space for activities and rehabilitation. Every bedroom will come with an en-suite wet room and the home will be surrounded by large landscaped gardens. 


Why work with Exemplar Health Care?

Our roles offer stable employment, with flexible shifts, full support and training, as well as a great rewards and benefits package, including:

  • excellent career development opportunities
  • retail and lifestyle discounts
  • enhanced Employee Assistance Programme
  • welcome bonus for Nurses. 

Get in touch

To apply for a role, or to find out more about Wykewood, visit here.                                    

If you’d like to find out more about the home or make a referral, please contact our Referrals Team, on 01709 565 777 or email